9 days in Finland Itinerary

9 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
2
Turku
— 1 night
3
Pori
— 1 night
4
Tampere
— 2 nights

3
nights
Helsinki

Helsinki ©
Finland's largest and most populated metropolis, the maritime town of Helsinki boasts varied architecture, a lively cafe culture, and plethora of picturesque natural delights.
You'll get in some beach time at Aurinkolahti Beach and Hietaranta Beach. Pack the 29th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. And it doesn't end there: step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, make a trip to Senate Square, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park, and admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church.

For other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Helsinki holiday planner.

Los Angeles, USA to Helsinki is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 10 hours. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Los Angeles in October: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around °F and lows are around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Aurinkolahti Beach ©
Aurinkolahti Beach
Hietaranta Beach ©
Hietaranta Beach

1
night
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 31st (Wed), kick back and relax at Vepsa Island, thenkick back and relax at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and then deepen your understanding at Turku Cathedral.

For ratings, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Turku trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around °F in October, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) early enough to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Turku

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Yyteri Beach, thendon't miss a visit to Juselius Mausoleum, thenadmire the masterpieces at Pori Art Museum, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Palace of Junnelius.

For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Pori trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Turku to Pori takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. October in Pori sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Pori

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Juselius Mausoleum ©
Juselius Mausoleum
Pori Art Museum ©
Pori Art Museum

2
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, enjoy the sand and surf at Rauhaniemi Beach, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vanha Kirkko.

To see photos, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Tampere attractions planning tool.

You can drive from Pori to Tampere in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In November, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. You will leave for home on the 3rd (Sat).

Things to do in Tampere

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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko

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